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Taylor Swift’s Assailant Should Not Have Been Hired as a DJ Again

Taylor Swift’s Assailant Should Not Have Been Hired as a DJ Again

By Beth Sattur, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The DJ who sexually assaulted Taylor Swift was finally hired by a new radio station. Now he has the ability to make his female coworkers, fellow employees and guest stars feel uncomfortable and violated, just as he did with Swift.

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Celebrities Must Use Their Platforms

Celebrities Must Use Their Platforms

By Shraddha Jajal, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Celebrities should use their platforms to actively support women's rights.

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NYU Students Reflect on the Women’s March

NYU Students Reflect on the Women’s March

By Caroline Weinstein, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Features

Among the thousands who marched in the Women's March were NYU students screaming slogans of empowerment and hope.

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Do More for Women, NYU

Do More for Women, NYU

By WSN Editorial Board

January 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

NYU must ensure that women are not discouraged from pursuing their desired majors by working towards eliminating biases within fields.

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‘Black Mirror’ Obscures Women’s Health Care

‘Black Mirror’ Obscures Women’s Health Care

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Even though it is a fictional show, the producers of "Black Mirror" should be conscious of the implications of this conflation during a political period where women’s healthcare is constantly under attack.

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Globes’ Misguided Genre Bending

Globes’ Misguided Genre Bending

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The Golden Globes seemed to stand on the precipice of progress, but this progress it boasts is far from equal.

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Most Innovative

By Alison Zimmerman, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Tandon's MakerSpace houses tens of STEM-based clubs and innovations. With the increase of female students at Tandon, women are utilizing the space for their innovations.

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We Need More Feminine Females in Television

We Need More Feminine Females in Television

By Carine Zambrano, Deputy Opinion Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” emphasizes how feminist narratives led by feminine women are still underrated, just because they are centered on women

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NFL Players Stand for Veterans

NFL Players Stand for Veterans

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

While NFL players have been kneeling during the national anthem to protest Donald Trump, they stood for Veterans Day.

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Response to ‘Feminism on a College Campus’

Response to ‘Feminism on a College Campus’

By Giovanna Trabasso, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Women should not have to justify feminism as positive for both genders for it to be a valid movement or for their argument to be validated. Feminism is valid in itself.

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Bump Fire Stocks, Women Drivers and Illusory Progress

Bump Fire Stocks, Women Drivers and Illusory Progress

By Theo Wayt, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In this turbulent time, people look everywhere for some semblance of positive progress — a sign that maybe the bad guys are not so bad after all. But both the Saudi Government and the NRA are anti-democratic groups with backward agendas.

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Sports Illustrated Is Antiquated

Sports Illustrated Is Antiquated

By Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition perpetuates distorted ideas of female strength beauty.

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